Evelyn J. ParizoDecember 27,2013Evelyn J. Parizo
STAMFORD — Evelyn J. Parizo, 84, a resident of Stamford and formerly of Pownal, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, at her home.
She was born in Scotia, N.Y., Oct. 23, 1929, the daughter of Frank and Alice (Bhensky) Apholz, and received her education in Glenville, N.Y.
She married Conrad Parizo Sr. in Hoosick Falls, N.Y., Oct. 13, 1966. Mr. Parizo died in 1995.
Mrs. Parizo retired from CHC in Williamstown, Mass. In earlier years, she was employed at Bijur and Tansitor, both in Bennington.
She enjoyed knitting, doing crafts, and watching and feeding wild birds, squirrels and chipmunks.
Survivors include four daughters, Mari Parizo of Pownal, LauraLee Smith, Alison Parizo, both of Stamford, Kristine Roy of Adams, Mass., and a son, Mark Powell of Washington, Mass.; three stepsons; nine grandchildren; a brother, Edward Apholz of Broadalbin, N.Y.; nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also predeceased by a brother, Robert Apholz, and a stepson.
The funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, at the Mahar and Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, with the Rev. William Cyr officiating. Burial will follow in Park Lawn Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Vermont Chapter of the Cancer Society, in care of Mahar and Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
For online condolences, visit www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net.
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